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West Lodge and Attached Forecourt Wall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Wadworth, Doncaster

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.4684 / 53°28'6"N

Longitude: -1.1474 / 1°8'50"W

OS Eastings: 456692

OS Northings: 397191

OS Grid: SK566971

Mapcode National: GBR NXFB.CD

Mapcode Global: WHDDG.B2VW

Entry Name: West Lodge and Attached Forecourt Wall

Listing Date: 5 June 1968

Last Amended: 26 November 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1151506

English Heritage Legacy ID: 334845

Location: Wadworth, Doncaster, DN11

County: Doncaster

Civil Parish: Wadworth

Built-Up Area: Wadworth

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Wadworth with Loversall

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

SK59NE WADWORTH WADWORTH

5/71 West Lodge and attached
5.6.68 forecourt wall
(formerly listed as
part of Wadworth Hall
Entrance Lodges)

GV II*


Entrance lodge with attached wall. c1750. By James Paine for Josias
Wordsworth. Ashlar magnesian limestone, graduated Westmorland slate roof. 2
storeys, 3 x 1 bays; set as a pavilion facing East Lodqe (q.v.) across the
entrance to Wadworth Hall (q.v.); attached wall with gateway lines west side
of forecourt to the hall. Lodge: plinth; round-arched arcading with openings
to each floor within recessed panels. Central doorway with C20 door and 4-
pane overlight in architrave with rusticated surround and double keystone
breaking into pediment. Flanking 24-pane sashes with double keystones. 1st
floor: impost band beneath unequally-hung 12-pane sashes; voussoirs aligned
with courses. Eaves cornice forms gutter to hipped roof with small stone
stack to front of ridge on right. Left return: round-arched recess with
Venetian window having blind side lights to a 24-pane sash. Forecourt wall
(set back, to front right): near lodge is a doorway in raised panel with
cornice; copings sweep down to lower section of wall on right which links
with wing walls of hall.
M. Girouard, 'Wadworth Hall, Yorkshire', Country Life, September 1st, 1966
pp 494-498.


Listing NGR: SK5669397212

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